Empire State Development - Mid-Hudson Region
Covers the following counties: Orange, Ulster, Dutchess, Sullivan, Putnam, Rockland, and Westchester. "Empire State Development (ESD) is New York State's lead economic development agency. Co-headquartered in Albany, Buffalo and New York City, and supported by a network of 18 additional ESD Offices throughout the state and around the world. The organization is comprised of highly qualified professionals who help businesses start up a company in New York State; relocate to or establish a presence in NYS; expand already existing operations in NYS; retain and enlarge their work force in NYS; or compete more effectively and profitably in the domestic and international marketplace."